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Overview

Site code ME_YDI833
Site name Nerreman Wetland @ Eltham
Status Active
Water Authority Melbourne
Basin Yarra River
Catchment Yarra River
Sub catchment
Reach
Water type Creek
Council
History View all 159 site visits 11-05-2001 - 10-04-2019
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Last data: 10-04-2019
Date Ammon-Nit mg/L NH3-N N mg/L NH4+ D.O mg/L EC µS/cm FrP mg/L P Nitrate-Nit mg/L N pH pH Units rP mg/L P Air ° C Water ° C Turb NTU
11-11-2017 3 31 24 10
03-02-2018 4 27 23 18
24-03-2018 6 23 20 10
15-07-2018 7 4 7.5 10
11-09-2018 3.5 16 13 10
29-11-2018 4 17 18 12
10-04-2019 6 15 16 10

Habitat

Date Comment Bank Erosion Stability Bank Vegetation In Stream Cover Riffles Pools Bends Verge Vegetation Overall
18-03-2017 <p>Only one plastic bottle in the pit drain this time.</p> <p>Very scummy below the dam wall.</p> <p>Logs blocking two tunnels.</p> <p>Patches of foam and oil on the surface upstream from the dam wall.</p> <p>Lots of rubbish waiting to be washed down the creek at the next heavy downpour.</p> <p>Weed trees growing in the waterway.</p> <p>Skipper Butterflies, Common Browns and Cabbage Whites in flight.</p> <p>On a rock near the small, planted wetland there is a plaque commemorating 10 years of work by the Friends of the Karingal Yalloc.</p> <p>BIRDS: &nbsp; &nbsp;Rainbow Lorikeets &nbsp; &nbsp;Mudlarks &nbsp; &nbsp;Pacific Black Ducks &nbsp; &nbsp;Wood Ducks &nbsp; &nbsp;Magpies &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;Noisy Miners --- and a White-faced Heron, later.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Fair 3 Fair 6 Poor 4 Fair 3 Good 8 24

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